The RBC Capital Markets 2008 North American Technology, Media and Communications Conference takes place next week at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco and a handful of Canadian companies have been invited. Among them is Toronto’s Kaboose – one of the largest family-focused new media companies in the world.
From pregnancy to parenting, birthday parties to scrapbooking, and entertainment to education, Kaboose has the content and applications to help parents plan and share their family life. Kaboose owns some of the world’s leading online family properties including BabyZone.com, Kaboose.com, AmazingMoms.com, BirthdayInABox.com, and Funschool.com.
The other presenting Canadian companies are:
- Absolute Software Corporation (TSE:KAB) – Vancouver
- Research in Motion (TSE:RIM) – Waterloo
- Sandvine Corporation (TSE:SVC) – Waterloo
- Sierra Wireless, Inc. (TSE:SW) – Vancouver
- SMART Technologies – Calgary
- Tucows Inc. (TSE:TC) – Toronto
This year’s RBC Capital Markets conference is expected to be the largest and most expansive gathering yet. Senior management from leading companies will be on hand to review business opportunities and offer their perspectives on the current market. Attendees will also include premier institutional investors, venture capitalists, private equity firms and research analysts from RBC’s global technology, media and communications practices.